Kristin Furfari, MD
Associate Professor, Medicine-Hospital Medicine

Photo
Medical School:
  • MD, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine (2004)
Undergraduate School:
  • BS, Creighton University (NE) (2000)
Residency:
  • University of Colorado (University Hospital) Program, Family Medicine (2007)
Fellowships:
  • University of Colorado (University Hospital) Program, Internal Medicine (2008)
Languages: English
Department: Medicine-Hospital Medicine

Professional Titles

  • Associate Director for Preceptoship, Foundations of Doctoring Program
  • Co-Director, CUSOM Mini Medical School
  • SOM Liaison, Academic Leadership Council, Center for Bioethics and Humanities

Recognition & Awards

  • Leadership in Education Administration Program, Academy of Medical Educators (2016)
  • Presidents Teaching and Learning Collaborative, University of Colorado (2015)
  • Teaching Scholars Program, Academy of Medical Educators (2012)
  • Peak Performers Award in Hospital Medicine , Rocky Mountain Hospital Medicine Symposium (2010)

Teaching

  • Associate Director for Preceptorship, Foundations of Doctoring (2013)
    School of Medicine, Other
  • SOM Faculty Advisor, Advisory College Program (2012)
    School of Medicine, Other

Publications

  • Furfari, K. The Ethics Ambassador Program: A Grassroots Approach. J Clin Ethics;31(3):252-258. Fall 2020. PMID: 32960807.
  • Leslie L, Cherry RF, Mulla A, Abbott J, Furfari K, Glover JJ, Harnke B, Wynia MK. Domains of quality for clinical ethics case consultation: a mixed-method systematic review. Syst Rev. 2016 Jun 7;5:95. PubMed PMID: 27267765
  • Furfari K, Zehnder N, Abbott J. A Case of Attempted Suicide in Huntington's Disease: Ethical and Moral Considerations. J Clin Ethics. 2016 Spring;27(1):39-42. PubMed PMID: 27045303
  • Guerrasio J, Furfari KA, Rosenthal LD, Nogar CL, Wray KW, Aagaard EM. Failure to fail: the institutional perspective. Med Teach. 2014 Sep;36(9):799-803. PubMed PMID: 24845780

Professional Memberships

  • SGIM Ethics Committee, Member
  • University of Colorado Hospital Ethics Committee, Member

Practice Locations

University of Colorado Hospital (UCH)
12605 E. 16th Ave
Aurora, CO 80045
720-848-0000

Hospital Affiliation
  • University of Colorado Hospital

Specialty Information

Specialties
  • Family Medicine, Board Certification (2007)
  • Hospitalist Service, Other (0001)
Clinical Interests
This physician treats inpatients only and does not make office appointments.

General Information

Medical Schools:
  • MD, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine (2004)
Undergraduate Schools:
  • BS, Creighton University (NE) (2000)
Residency Programs:
  • University of Colorado (University Hospital) Program, Family Medicine (2007)
Fellowships:
  • University of Colorado (University Hospital) Program, Internal Medicine (2008)
Languages: English
Department: Medicine-Hospital Medicine
;